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Fake vehicle bonnets are a time bomb: Skaife

Safety first: Former Australian touring car champion Mark Skaife is backing FCAI’s ‘Genuine is Best’ campaign.

FCAI again berates repair industry for using fake parts that impair safety standards

General News logo13 Feb 2017

By IAN PORTER

- FAKE imported Holden Commodore bonnets that could fly open at speed have sparked another warning that consumers should pressure the repair industry to use only genuine parts when repairing vehicles.

- The warning came from automotive industry body the Federal Chamber of Automotive Industries (FCAI) and followed testing by GM Holden which showed that the imported bonnets fell far short of the durability required for safe operation.

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